Type: Historic Sites, Sightseeing

Map / Directions 10Best Says

One of the best-preserved monuments and best examples of Ancient Roman architecture in the city is the Colosseum. It took nearly ten years to build one of the world's largest public venues: heroic...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • Daily 8:30am-Sunset
  • Hours May Vary Seasonally

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Ticket is valid for 2 days and includes admission to the Palatine and the Roman Forum Ticket Concessions Available; Adult €12; Senior (66+) Free; Child (0-17) Free

  • Historic Sites: "Make sure to check out the Colosseum at night. The Moon Over Colosseum night tours takes place twice a week."
  • Best Attractions & Activities: "Admission to the Colosseum also grants you free access to the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill."
  • Sightseeing: "Make sure to check out the Colosseum at night. Companies like Walks of Italy run VIP and evening tours regularly."
  • Best for Historic Sites Because: The Colosseum remains one of the most recognizable monuments in the world.
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: The Colosseum is the most recognizable monument in the world and is a must-see for all visitors.
  • Best for Sightseeing Because: A visit to Rome, really wouldn't be complete without a visit to the world's most famous monument.

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